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Published: 20 April 2017

304 Pages | 20 illus.


ISBN: 9780190672157

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Founding Friendships

Friendships between Men and Women in the Early American Republic

Cassandra A. Good

  • First book on Founding Fathers' friendships with women
  • One of the only historical studies of male/female friendship to have been written
  • Uses friendship as a frame for studying cultural history of early American Republic
  • Displaces marriage as the only important, fulfilling relationship between men and women